Ellis was reassigned to AHL Hershey on Thursday, Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reports. Ellis was recalled due to precautionary reasons, but did not dress for Wednesday's Game 4 in Philadelphia. The 35-year-old netminder appeared in 43 games with the Caps' developmental affiliate, earning a 2.38 GAA and .908 save percentage and is likely to play in the AHL playoffs in Portland on Thursday night.
Ellis is listed on the team's NHL roster, but will not dress for Wednesday's Game 4 in Philadelphia, Isabelle Khurshudyan of the Washington Post reports. After starter Braden Holtby left Tuesday's practice early, Ellis's recall is likely for precautionary reasons. The 35-year-old veteran appeared 43 games with the Caps' AHL affiliate in Hershey, posting a 2.38 GAA and a .908 save percentage.
Dan Ellis signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Capitals on Saturday, Alex Prewitt of The Washington Post reports.
Dan Ellis was reassigned to AHL San Antonio on Thursday.
Dan Ellis surrendered four goals on 28 shots in Sunday's 4-1 loss to the Canadiens.
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